Tag Archives: Jasper County School Board

WHAT IS IT ABOUT JASPER COUNTY SCHOOLS AND FEMALE AG TEACHERS?

June 4, 2017 Is it true that there is sex discrimination at Jasper County High School?  Official complaints have been filed with School Superintendent, Mike Newton, and the Jasper County School Board.  TWG has received copies of the complaints, which … Continue reading

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HOW WOULD THE DISTRICT 4 CANDIDATES FOR SCHOOL BOARD HANDLE THE “BATHROOM BILL”?

May 15, 2016 The Jasper County School Board has been very quiet over two recent issues that have caused not only parental concern, but also community concern –a transgendered teacher (Brian Davis came back to school last fall as Ms. … Continue reading

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DISTRICT 4 SCHOOL BOARD CANDIDATES—WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

May 2, 2016 The candidate forum last Thursday night had an excellent turn out and there were many good questions posed to the candidates.  Even though only the voters in District 4 get to vote for a school board candidate, … Continue reading

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CITIZENS COMMENT TO JASPER COUNTY SCHOOL BOARD

November 19, 2015 On Tuesday, 11/17/15, approximately 100 people attended the BOE meeting. Many of those people wanted to speak; however, the BOE only allows 5 people to speak. Mike Newton, Superintendent, explains the school boards rules –how many can … Continue reading

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STANDING ROOM ONLY AT JASPER COUNTY SCHOOL BOARD MEETING

November 18, 2015 Last night there was standing room only at the Jasper County School Board (BOE) meeting; it appeared there were at least 100 people attending. Five people were allowed to speak. We plan to have the video of … Continue reading

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Old Washington Park School Up for Auction

November 1, 2013 The Jasper County School Board decided at their October meeting to put up the Old Washington Park School, off MLK Jr. Dr., for auction.  There is a public notice of auction in the 10/31/13 edition of the … Continue reading

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